Passengers arriving from an EU Member State
Within the European Union, goods purchased for non-commercial purposes are not taxed at arrival.
However, the following limits must be respected:
Passager provenant d'un pays non membre de l'UE
Formalities must be completed at customs
However, no taxes or duties have to be paid under a maximum of €175 (€90 for travellers under the age of 15 years).
Travellers are granted allowances on the following products:
French law prohibits the import, export or possession of any counterfeited object, even if intended for personal use (the goods will be confiscated, you will be fined and risk prosecution).
Certain goods are subject to specific measures when entering or exiting a Member State of the European Union, notably:
You can also consult the website www.douane.gouv.fr or call +33 (0) 811 20 44 44 (€0.12/minute, VAT included). To contact the customs office at Sud de France Carcassonne airport, go to the Information Desk or call +33 (0)4 68 71 96 46